Hospital News

Price Motors Supports J.C. Blair Emergency Department Expansion Project

Fred and Sue Price, owners of Price Motors in Cassville made a commitment of $10,000 to the J.C. Blair Memorial Hospital Foundation in support of the Emergency Department expansion project announced several weeks ago.  

J.C. Blair’s Women’s Gynecology Center Reopens in New Location

Dr. Ken Lee and staff of the J.C. Blair Women’s Gynecology Center are settling into their new office in Suite 1, 820 Bryan Street, previously, the office of Huntingdon Gastroenterology Associates. Pictured left to right are Gynecologist Kenneth Lee, M.D.; Pat McKinney, office manager; Kathy Amman, receptionist; Sherilee Wyles, LPN; Allyson Barnett, ultrasound technologist; Luann Minor, LPN; and Patty Taylor, receptionist. Dr. Lee welcomes new patients. Call (814) 643-0837 for more information or to schedule an appointment.

Temporary Water Line Repair Allows J.C. Blair Convenient Care Center to Reopen

J.C. Blair’s Convenient Care Center, located in the Giant Plaza off Route 22 in Huntingdon, opened as scheduled at 6:00 a.m. this morning after a water line break forced the Center to close yesterday.  The line has been temporarily fixed to allow the Center to open.  

J.C. Blair Celebrates Hospital and Health System Pharmacy Week

The Pharmacy Department at J.C. Blair Hospital in Huntingdon is celebrating “Patient Care is Our Passion” for National Hospital and Health System Pharmacy Week. In celebration of the week, the Pharmacy Department is recognizing its ongoing programming and advancements in pharmaceutical care.

J.C. Blair Annual Wear Pink Day Luncheon Focuses on Exercise and Breast Cancer

J.C. Blair Memorial Hospital in Huntingdon will be hosting the third annual Cindy Taylor Memorial Wear Pink Day Luncheon featuring a program titled “One Life, One Body: Taking Care Of It” on Friday, October 30 at 12 noon in the Ellis Hall Ballroom at Juniata College. The featured speaker will be Janette Poppenberg, co-creator of Strength & Courage: Exercises for Breast Cancer Survivors DVD. Tickets are $10 and must be purchased in advance at either the J.C. Blair Volunteer Information Desk or through Lorri Shideler at Juniata College.

Physician Assistant Joins J.C. Blair’s Huntingdon Gastroenterology Associates

The physicians and staff of J.C. Blair’s Huntingdon Gastroenterology Associates (HGA) is pleased to welcome Physician Assistant Stephanie Lynch, MHS, PA-C, to their practice. Lynch joins J.C. Blair Medical Services, Inc. and is seeing patients at J.C. Blair’s HGA new offices in Suite 7 of the 900 Bryan Street Office Building on the campus of J.C. Blair Hospital in Huntingdon.

Water Line Break Forces J.C. Blair Convenient Care Center to Close

A water line break at the J.C. Convenient Care Center, located in the Giant Plaza off Route 22 in Huntingdon, forced the center to temporarily close. There is no damage to the new center, as the break occurred outside the building under the sidewalk. When discovered this morning, the water was shut off. J.C. Blair’s maintenance team is consulting with the contractor who installed the water line for assistance in the repair.

J.C. Blair Physician Practices Move

Friday, September 25, was moving day for J.C. Blair’s Women’s Care Center and Dr. Ken Lee’s Women’s Gynecology Center.  Women’s Care Center office staff from Drs. Meyn, Navarro and Nurse Practitioner Romona Shope’s practice are shown packing and moving equipment and supplies from their office at 790 Bryan Street (across from the Main Entrance of the Hospital) to Dr. Ken Lee’s office on the 3rd floor of the hospital.

J.C. Blair & Huntingdon PennDOT Employees Team Up for Kids

J.C. Blair Memorial Hospital and the employees of Huntingdon PennDOT partnered again for the eleventh year in a bike raffle at the Hospital’s Huntingdon County Fair booth.  Winners this year were Lin Li, age 9, of Collin DeHart, age 9, of Huntingdon. Each year Huntingdon PennDOT employees collect donations to purchase the bikes for the fair. Andrea Teeters, SafeKids Coordinator (center) provided bike helmets for each of the winners. 

J.C. Blair to Host Health Insurance Outreach Events

J.C. Blair Health System, a PinnacleHealth affiliate, will host two health insurance outreach events in the hospital’s main lobby on Tuesday, September 29 from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. and Wednesday, September 30 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. The hospital will partner with the Area Agency on Aging and the Huntingdon County Office of the Pennsylvania Department of Human Services to educate individuals in the community on available health insurance options though the federal Marketplace, Medicare, and Medical Assistance during the open enrollment periods that kick off this fall.


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